On 5 November 2020, the Australian Energy Regulator (AER) approved an electricity retailer authorisation application from Social Energy Australia Pty Ltd (Social Energy) under the National Energy Retail Law (Retail Law). Social Energy is now authorised to retail electricity as and when the Retail Law is adopted in each participating jurisdiction.
The AER sought submissions from interested stakeholders. Consultation on the application closed on Friday 25 September 2020. No submissions were received.